Digital Photography Courses. 25 Westerby Lane Smeeton Westerby, Leics. LE8 0RA Tel 0116 279 6906 email

Camera Course Timings


9.30 -10am Arrival, coffee & biscuits 10.00am camera settings & theory

12.30 -1.00pm light lunch (included)

1pm-3pm Practical photography

3pm-4pm Review photographs

4pm-5pm Photo-editing Demonstration

5pm Questions & course feedback


DSLR Course Requirements


Digital SLR Camera

Extra lenses - optional

External flashgun - optional

Fully charged battery and/or a spare

Empty memory card

Any other kit you need explaining

change of shoes if wet.


Please ensure you have a fully charged battery as we will be using your camera a lot and batteries do to tend to run out. For batteries and cards at huge discounts visit


Directions to Digital Photography Course From Coventry

Digital Photography Courses are located about 30 miles from Coventry and the journey should take about 50 minutes. See Below for directions.

Our Digital Photography Course will teach you how to take stunning photographs in just one day.

On the left of each page you will find a list of different photography courses, dates, student pictures and FAQs.

Our practical hands on one day Beginners Digital SLR photography courses are limited to six students and will suit anyone from the complete beginner to the intermediate Digital SLR photographer. Beware of some lesser camera courses who will happily take up to 40 students in a lecture theatre with very little hands on photography. See here for One to One Private Tuition

Coventry UK


Head east on New Union St/B4544 toward Greyfriars Ln Continue to follow New Union St

0.2 mi


At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A4053 ramp

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Slight right at A4053

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At junction 3, exit toward Binley/Brandon/Brinklow

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Merge onto Ringway Whitefriars/A4600 Continue to follow A4600 Go through 1 roundabout

0.4 mi


Keep left at the fork Continue to follow A4600

0.9 mi


At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Walsgrave Rd/A4600 Continue to follow A4600 Go through 3 roundabouts

2.6 mi


At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the M6 ramp to M1/London/A14/Rugby

0.3 mi


Keep right at the fork and merge onto M6

7.7 mi


Take the A426 exit toward M1 (North)/Lutterworth

0.3 mi


At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A426 heading to M1 (North)/Market Harborough/Leicester Go through 1 roundabout

3.8 mi


At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Lutterworth Rd/A4303

0.3 mi


At A4304, take the 2nd exit onto Lutterworth Rd/A4304 heading to Market Harborough/Walcote Continue to follow A4304

4.3 mi


Turn left at Pincet Ln/B5414

2.4 mi


Turn left at Welford Rd/A5199

2.5 mi


Turn right at Saddington Rd

0.8 mi


Continue onto Shearsby Rd

1.3 mi


Shearsby Rd turns slightly right and becomes Weir Rd

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Turn left at Main St

0.8 mi


Continue onto Saddington Rd

0.5 mi


Turn right at Westerby Ln Destination will be on the right

407 ft

Leicester LE8 0RA UK

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These One Day Digital SLR Photography Courses are limited to six students and will suit anyone from the complete beginner to the intermediate DSLR photographer.

Many novice photographers tend to use their expensive Digital camera on the fully auto setting and are often unimpressed by the average results this achieves. This one day photography course will will explain when to use all the other settings and show you how to take stunning photographs you will be proud to hang on your wall.

Suitable for complete novice
All our Digital SLR photography courses start off with the absolute basics and progress, step by step, through to some of the more technical aspects. Each camera operation or photography lesson is followed by a demonstration then a practical session.

After the camera and outdoor practical photography sessions we review the images and offer constructive feedback. This is followed by photo-editing tutorial where we will show you how to get the very best from your your photographs. You can see picture from previous photography course students here

Nikon Camera Guide / Canon Camera Guide / Camera & Lens FAQs


Glen Tillyard
25 Westerby Lane
Smeeton Westerby
Leicestershire , LE8 0RA
Tel 0116 2796906


During these photography courses you will learn:

During the course you will learn how to photograph:

Please Contact Us If You Have Any Questions

email - or call 0116 279 6906

Student Testimonials

A really wonderful photography course with excellent one to one tuition. I feel much more confident using my camera & I'm very pleased with all my photographs.

Many Thanks
Karen Kirk


This course covered much more than I expected but it wasn't rushed. Glen has a relaxed teaching style and if your not sure about anything he's patient and happy to re-track until you understand.

Tommy Needham

Adobe UK - Special Offers 

This camera course made everything simple to understand and it makes you want to take the camera with you everywhere. I will look at landscape scenes from a totally different perspective now.

Norman Plummer

Student Gallery June

This Photography course offered the perfect mix of theory and practical photography. It's a brilliant way to learn how to take perfect pictures. I would definitely recommend any amateurs wanting to learn how to use their cameras properly.

Tom Pugh

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I thoroughly enjoyed the day and after four years of owning a digital camera I've learned more in one day than I had in the previous four years put together. At last I understand what I'm doing and I look forward to taking much better photographs.

Derek Welsh

My Memory

A fantastic day. I've learnt so much. Thank you Glen. I'll definitely be returning to do other courses as you explain everything in such a clear way. Really enjoyable. I really enjoyed the lunch too.

Suzanne Hack